Katherine Hacker
Hacker, Katherine
Hacker, Katherine
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Description: Kantha: The Embroidered Quilts of Bengal from the Jill and Sheldon Bonovitz...
When Stella Kramrisch started collecting kanthas in the 1920s and 1930s, some of her contemporaries in Calcutta (Kolkata) were also actively engaged in this enterprise. Kramrisch began her academic career in India at Visva-Bharati in rural Santiniketan...
PublisherPhiladelphia Museum of Art
Related print edition pages: pp.60-79